b>Goddess of Victory: NIKKE/b> Tencent bought 20 percent of Korean developer SHIFT UP
If you didn’t live under a rock, you’d noticed how popular a single-handed mobile shooter, Goddess of Victory, is: NIKKE. In fact, according to Sensor Tower, the game has won more than 66 million dollars since its global launch. According to Korean media, the immense success put Tencent Games (Level Infinite is its global gaming brand) at the expense of 20% of its Korean developer SHIFT UP, becoming the second largest shareholder after founder Hyung-tae Kim (54%). If you didn’t know before, Hyung-tae Kim is the famous artist behind Blade & Soul.